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Questions about 'Ab Urbe Condita Libri' / 'Books from the Foundation of the City', a work on the history of Rome by Titus Livius or Livy. Use this tag with the tags [titus-livius] and [latin-literature].

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Necessity or benefits of reading Livy before Machiavelli's Discourses on Livy?

Niccolò Machiavelli's Discourses on Livy, written between 1513 and 1519, are not as famous as The Prince, but possibly his best work. Its Italian title, Discorsi sopra la prima deca di Tito Livio, ...
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